Murphy Library

Spring 2020: March 13 until further notice

Murphy Library will be closed to the public beginning on Tuesday, March 17th until further notice.


Spring '20: March 30 - May 8

  • Chat – See the button under “Ask Us” on the Murphy Library home page. Chat boxes are also found within many Murphy Library databases. Chat service schedule:
    • Monday-Thursday: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
    • Friday: 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
    • Sunday: 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. (no service April 12th)
  • Email
  • Research consultations will be conducted by phone or videoconference.


Special hours: CLOSED until further notice.

Tuesday, March 17 - until further notice: Closed to the public. Services are available via email during this time.

Researchers are advised to email with questions.


Murphy's Mug Logo

Coffee Shop Hours:

Normal hours during fall and spring semesters are:

  • Monday - Thursday: 7:30 a.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Friday:  7:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.  
  • Saturday: Closed
  • Sunday:  4 p.m. - 9 p.m.


Murphy's Mug serves Caribou products.

  • Hot and cold coffee drinks
  • Hot and cold tea and chai
  • Soda, waters, and energy drinks
  • Bakery items
  • Yogurt and parfaits
  • Soups
  • Salads
  • Sandwiches. wraps, and bagels

Spring Recess: Murphy Learning Center will be closed to in-person users for the remainder of spring semester.

Please see the Learning Center main page for alternative tutoring options during this time.